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Queensland Switzerland and Germany Student Exchange Program - Switzerland and Germany

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Students studying French, German or Italian languages can participate in an eight-week exchange program and experience living the life of a typical Swiss or German student.

Program details

  • Eight-week student exchange program.
  • The exchange program is open to approximately 50 Queensland students and provides great opportunity for students to improve language skills.
  • Up to eight teacher chaperones will accompany the group from Brisbane to Switzerland/Germany and then a separate group of chaperones will accompany the students back to Brisbane.
  • Accommodation and most meals are provided with reciprocal host family (homestay).
  • Final itinerary and details will be provided in an information session or workshop which the successful students are required to attend.
  • Teacher chaperones will be required to assist with the tour planning and pre-departure sessions.
  • Students must have prior parent/guardian consent.

For more information on the German component of the student exchange program view the German student exchange program flyer (PDF, 2.3MB).

Program cost

  • Fully self-funded program.

Key dates

Application period

Applications open October (the year before travel) to February. 

Travel period

December to January (and hosting in August-September before travel).

Application

For students

Who can apply?

Year 11 students from all school sectors studying French, German or Italian in the year of travel.

How to apply

Applications are now closed.

For teachers

Who can apply?

Current teachers, teaching French, German or Italian language, from all school sectors.

How to apply

Applications are now closed.

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Last updated 16 July 2019